Issuing Possession Proceedings

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Course Overview

As a landlord & tenant practitioner part of your practice may involve assisting private landlords in the recovery of their residential property. This can arise where the tenant has not paid the rent, the term of the lease has expired or the tenancy agreement has been breached. Regardless of the circumstances, a sound knowledge of Part 55 of the Civil Procedure Rules, which govern residential possession proceedings, will be required if you are to handle such cases effectively.

Issuing Proceedings for Residential Possession: Guidance and Tactics

During this webinar, property practitioner and lecturer David Smith of Anthony Gold Solicitors will draw upon his wealth of knowledge and experience to impart guidance and tactics which you can utilise when undertaking residential possession proceedings.

Topics considered include:

  • A review of CPR 55 inc. recent changes
  • Pre issue considerations
  • Negotiation and objectives
  • Types of proceedings
  • Issuing proceedings
  • Choice of venue and completing the claim forms
  • Actions after issue

What are the requirements?

  • Watch 1 hour recorded webinar
  • The course provides one CPD point

Learning Outcomes

  • Issuing proceedings for residential possession

What is the target audience?

  • Practitioners



About Instructor - David Smith

David is a specialist in residential landlord and tenant law and a partner at Anthony Gold Solicitors. David advises landlords and agents in this field with a particular focus on changes in the law and is well known for his work on tenancy deposit protection, houses in multiple occupation and consumer protection legislation.

David is also a skilled and experienced mediator offering advice on the law and practice of mediation and mediating property, landlord and tenant, and boundary disputes.

Course Curriculum

recorded webinars

  • Webinar


  • Slides
    15 Page


  • Price
  • £ 60